It’s the end of 2012 and the cultural and religious celebrations have begun. Peace plays an important role in all of these celebrations. Sometimes, it takes a violent act that shatters our sense of being safe to make us realize the importance of making peace a priority in our daily lives and being proactive to prevent others from causing mayhem.
It may not be possible to control the behavior of everyone but there’s one person you are totally in control of and that person is you. Be the change you want to see in the world. Become an advocate for peace in your personal life and I’m confident you’ll influence many to do the same.
Together we can start a ripple effect for peace
Here are 50 tweetable peace quotes that support this idea. Share them and book mark this page for inspiration.
50 Tweetable Inspirational Peace Quotes
“Peace is more than the absence of war. Peace is accord. Harmony.”
― Laini TaylorTweet It!
“Peace begins with a smile..” ― Mother TeresaTweet It!
“An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.”
― Mahatma GandhiTweet It!
“You cannot find peace by avoiding life.”
― Virginia WoolfTweet It!
“Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”
― Mahatma GandhiTweet It!
“If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there’d be peace.” ― John LennonTweet It!
“Whenever you are confronted with an opponent. Conquer him with love.”― Mahatma GandhiTweet It!
“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.” ― Albert EinsteinTweet It!
“Dad, how do soldiers killing each other solve the world’s problems?”
― Bill WattersonTweet It!
“You have peace,” the old woman said, “when you make it with yourself.”― Mitch AlbomTweet It!
“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.” ― Siddhārtha GautamaTweet It!
“Peace is the only battle worth waging.” ― Albert CamusTweet It!
“You may choose to look the other way but you can never say again that you did not know.” ― William WilberforceTweet It!
Peace is always beautiful.” ― Walt WhitmanTweet It!
“There is no ‘way to peace,’ there is only ‘peace.”
― Mahatma GandhiTweet It!
“Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.” ― Albert SchweitzerTweet It!
“Why can’t people just sit and read books and be nice to each other?”
― David BaldacciTweet It!
“The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace.” ― Mahatma GandhiTweet It!
“It is my conviction that there is no way to peace – peace is the way.” ― Thich Nhat HanhTweet It!
“The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it.” ― Thich Nhat Hanh Tweet It!
“Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.” ― Ralph Waldo EmersonTweet It!
“Peace and trust take years to build and seconds to shatter.”
― Mahogany SilverRainTweet It!
“There is nothing that war has ever achieved that we could not better achieve without it.”v― Havelock EllisTweet It!
“You have everything you need for complete peace and total happiness right now.” ― Wayne W. DyerTweet It!
“A quiet conscience makes one strong!” ― Anne FrankTweet It!
“Pain will leave you, when you let go” ― Jeremy AldanaTweet It!
“It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.” ― AristotleTweet It!
“If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.”v― Marvin GayeTweet It!
“The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.” ― Marianne WilliamsonTweet It!
“Too bad people can’t always be playing music, maybe then there wouldn’t be any more wars.”
― Margot Benary-IsbertTweet It!
“A people free to choose will always choose peace. ”
― Ronald ReaganTweet It!
Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace…Peace will be the last word of history― Pope John Paul IITweet It!
“Better beans and bacon in peace than cakes and ale in fear.”
― AesopTweet It!
“Peace,love,empathy” ― Kurt CobainTweet It!
“You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.” ― Mahatma GandhiTweet It!
“I’m fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.”
― George McGovernTweet It!
Make peace with silence, and remind yourself that it is in this space that you’ll come to remember your spirit― Wayne W. DyerTweet It!
“In the home begins the disruption of the peace of the world.”
― Mother TeresaTweet It!
“A life of happiness, peace, and love is all within our grasp.”
― Steve MaraboliTweet It!
“Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.”v― Dalai Lama XIVTweet It!
“If peace can only come through killing someone, then I don’t want it.”v― Hiro MashimaTweet It!
“If you want to make peace, you don’t talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.”v― Desmond TutuTweet It!
“In War: Resolution,In Defeat: Defiance,In Victory: Magnaminity.
In Peace: Good Will.” ― Winston S. ChurchillTweet It!
“Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.” ― Amelia EarhartTweet It!
“As much as it hurts, I would rather miss someone than hit someone.”
― Brian CelioTweet It!
“You can bomb the world to pieces, but you can’t bomb it into peace. Power to the peaceful.”
― Michael FrantiTweet It!
“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.” ― Ralph Waldo EmersonTweet It!
“The true value of a human being can be found in the degree to which he has attained liberation from the self.” ― Albert EinsteinTweet It!
“If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.” ― John F. KennedTweet It!
You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level.― Eckhart TolleTweet It!
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